Thomas Telser, president of Flint Group Flexographic Products, will become chairman – Packaging Segment effective July 1, 2010. In this newly established role, he will give strategic guidance to the Flint Group divisions Flexographic Products and Global Packaging and Narrow Web. Mr. Telser started his career with BASF in 1986, and in the last 11 years, he managed successfully the division through the merger of BASF Printing Systems, ANI and Flint Ink.
Mario Busshoff is appointed vice president and general manager flexographic products, and will assume operational responsibility for the leadership of the Flint Group Flexographic Products division. Mr. Busshoff, at present vice president marketing and sales, joined Flint Group through the Day International acquisition in 2007.